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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 30°C
thunderstorms

Now

27.9°C falling
Updated at 05:40 EST

Capricornia for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of gusty thunderstorms with possible heavy falls. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h turning NE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C falling
Dew Point 24.0°C rising
Feels Like 31.7°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
ENE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1007.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 70.8mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:05 EST
Sunset sunset
18:01 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 27.6°C
Samuel Hill Ap 26.7°C
Gladstone Ap 25.5°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower or storm
24°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm
27°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
29°C

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
30°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 05:00 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Wind/Rain/Tides) Cent Coast/Whitsundays, C Highlands/Coalfields, Capricornia, Central West & Maranoa/Warrego

Qld - Wed 03:38 EST
Gale Warning for Townsville and Mackay coasts and Great Barrier Reef. Strong Wind Warning for Cairns and Capricornia coasts

Qld - Tue 23:37 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Connors and Isaac Rivers and Flood Warning for Theresa Creek

Qld - Tue 12:46 EST
Flood Watch - coastal catchments from Ayr to NSW border to Darling Downs/G Belt, Maranoa/Warrego, Cent West & Cent Highlands/Coalfields

National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 29°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 60% 60% 50% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction E 23km/h
E
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NNE 30km/h
NNE
NNW 26km/h
NNW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
S 11km/h
S
S 9km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 92% 84% 94% 81% 64% 50% 79% 60% 80% 57% 76% 60% 77% 59%
Dew Point 25°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 17°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:42 EST
sunrise
06:05 EST
sunset
18:01 EST
last light
18:24 EST
moon
rise
Wed 06:54 EST
set
Wed 19:01 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
23.4°C 27°C 41.4mm
Mon
Mar 27
24.5°C 27.9°C 1.8mm
Sun
Mar 26
22.9°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
23.1°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.6°C 30.6°C 3.8mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
379.9mm
33.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
359.0mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
461.8mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
20.5°C
Mar 11
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
11th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
23rd 1943
Average This Month
23.1°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
42.1°C
8th 1995
Average This Month
32.2°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
76.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
261.0mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.9mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
447.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
2.3mm
1960
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